M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
> danielj wrote:
>> Ok guys, I'm pretty savvy and I think I have more than enough to go on
>> here...
>>
>> One last question though...
>>
>> I'm gonna run Linux and learn how to use it on my computer and I want
>> to use Colinux (free open source software) and was wondering if there
>> is a better alternative before I commit that ya'll know of...
>>
>>
>>
> 
> IIRC Colinux is some gizmo that lets you run Linux on a Windows
> computer. I don't think it's anywhere near as robust as the free as in
> beer VMware Server, and it's certainly not as full-featured as VMware
> Workstation 6. I'd stick with VMware for a beginner -- I don't think you
> want to be futzing around with kernel-level stuff.
> 
Seconded...  I've never had as clean an experience with Colinux (however 
elegant an idea it is) as with virtual machines.

-- 
Alex